Fishing, Dancing & More: Malaysians Make The Most Of The Flood Disaster


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It's been a difficult time for Malaysia, as many have been left with nothing after the recent floods.

Seeing Malaysians immediately step forward to help each other just goes to show the true meaning of #KitaJagaKita.

Despite everything that has happened, several have done their best to make the most of the situation and keep their chins up.

With streams and lakes overflowing, fish have come out to play, and some saw it as an opportunity

This guy was caught on camera wearing a Spongebob towel around his waist and throwing his net out onto a flooded road... to catch fish.

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Image via TikTok

Another guy also did the same thing and caught a huge one:

Stuck in an 18-hour traffic jam due to the floods, an uncle opened his van to sell goods, while a catering service that was also stuck in the jam distributed free food to everyone


Stranded for 18 hours! Thanks to the flood. Stay safe you guys! #banjir2021

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Meanwhile, with extra time on their hands, others danced and practised their diving skills


@albert.jpeg last tiktok for today I’m gonna face the reality that I can’t shower / starving for a few days

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One uncle casually sat on his sofa watching television, while everything around him was submerged in water

Here is a compilation of opportunists and others just doing the best they can:

We hope everyone continues to stay safe during this time!

If you're able to, here are some ways to help those greatly affected by the floods:

Always be prepared in the case of any emergency:

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